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  • * The History of Parliament *

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    DOUGLAS, Archibald (c.1667-1741), of Cavers, Roxburgh.

    postmaster gen. [S] 1725-d. Biography The Douglases of Cavers were descended from an illegitimate son of James, 2nd Earl of Douglas [S], who obtained a royal charter of the lands of Cavers in 1412.[footnote] A strong covenanting family, several of

    DOUGLAS, Archibald (c.1667-1741), of Cavers, Roxburgh.

    (c.1667-1741), of Cavers, Roxburgh. Constituency Dates Scotland 1707 1708 Dumfries Burghs 1727 1734 Ofifces Held Hereditary sheriff, Roxburghshire 1698–d.; commr. union with England 1702; exchequer [S] 1703; Equivalent [S] 1707–9; PC [S] 1703–8; receiver-gen. [S] 1704–18; postmaster-gen. [S] 1725–d. Ofifces

    DOUGLAS, William (c.1688-1748), of Cavers, Roxburgh.

    (c.1688-1748), of Cavers, Roxburgh. Constituency Dates Roxburghshire 1715 1722 Dumfries Burghs 1722 1727 Roxburghshire 1727 1734 Roxburghshire 18 Feb 1742 1747 Ofifces Held Keeper of register of hornings 1728-d.; hereditary sheriff, Roxburghshire 1741-2. Biography William Douglas was returned for his

    ELIOTT, Sir Gilbert, 3rd Bt. (c.1680-1764), of Stobs, Roxburgh.

    that his assailant was Sir Gilbert Eliott’. Under these circumstances a meeting of local magistrates, including Eliott’s friends Douglas of Cavers and Lord Minto, could reach no other verdict than to declare him an outlaw. Eliott was not prevented from

  • * British Newspapers 1600-1900 * *

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    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    published) price 6d. a Third Edition of THOUGHTS otl PRAYER at the PRESENT TIME. T By JAMES DOUGL&S, Esq., of Cavers. By the same Anthor, The ADVANCEMENT of SOCIETY in KNOWLEDGE and RELIGION. Third Edition, 12moo. price 4s. 6d. ERRORS Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Adam Black, Edinburgh; Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Greet, London. THE PROSPECTS of BRITAIN. By JAMES DOUGLAS, Esq. IL of Cavers. Price 2s. Latelv published, by the same Author, The TRUTHS of RELIGION. 8vo. price 8s. ERRORS REGARDING RELIGION.nyu.. price Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    Britannica is also just published. -Just published, price es. THE PROSPECTS Of BRITAIN. By JAMES DoUGLAs, Estq. .1- - ~~~~~~~of Cavers. . Lately published, by the same Author, The TRUTHS of RELIGION. 8vo. price 8s. ERRORS REGARDING RELIGION. 8vo. price Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    of meeting. Just published, price 2s. a Second Edition of THE PROSPECTS of BRITAIN. By JAMES DOUGLAS, Esq. TL of Cavers. By the same Author, The TRUTHS of RELIGION. 8vo. rice es. ERRORS REGARDING RELIGION. 8vo. nrice 8s. The ADVANCEMENT Subscribers-only content

    British Newspapers 1600-1900

    number. Just published, price es. a Third Edition of THE PROSPECTS of BRITAIN. By JAMES DourLAS, E sq. T of Cavers .7 The pamphlet to which we now refer contains a rapid sketch of the religious, the moral, the Intellectual, Subscribers-only content

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